Located in the Greater Metropolitan region of Philadelphia, the 8th largest metropolitan economy in the USA, Alvernia University offers international students excellent opportunities to earn a high-quality education and exposure to leading US companies. Founded in 1958, the university supports a campus population of more than 2,900 students pursuing a range of undergraduate and graduate degree options.
The university is ranked #111 of Regional Universities North by US News and World Report. Alvernia’s quality has also been touted by the Carnegie Foundation and many other industry leaders.
Merit based scholarships of up to $68,000 at undergraduate level and $8,000 for the MBA program.
The campus location is in Reading, one-hour from downtown Philadelphia. New York and Washington DC are within a few hours of driving.
With a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio, the university offers every student an individualized learning experience in a welcoming community.
BS in Biology; BS in Medical Laboratory Science; BS in Chemistry; BS in Environmental Science; BS in Healthcare Science; BS in Mathematics; MBA; MA in Leadership; PhD in Leadership.
Undergraduate: 6.0 IELTS (or equivalent) and High School Diploma with a minimum 3.0 GPA
Graduate: 6.5 IELTS (or equivalent) and 3.0 GPA from an accredited university.
January and August (undergraduate)
January, May and August (graduate)
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